Philips HeartStart FRx Defibrillator
Manufacturer: Philips Model: HeartStart FRx Features: Philips, world leader in automatic external defibrillators (AEDs), designed so that any ordinary person can use it at an unusual time.
The HeartStart FRx defibrillator includes advanced life guidance features to help guide the treatment of sudden cardiac arrest. With simple configuration, clear voice prompts and a rugged design, the HeartStart FRx is designed for on-site responders.
Features of the Philips Heartstart FRx defibrillator
Built to endure, the HeartStart FRx defibrillator features a unique child / adult key that allows you to use the same pads for both adults and children. Just insert the key into the FRx. The HeartStart FRx defibrillator automatically adjusts the intensity of the shock, adapts to provide the ideal pad placement for child-appropriate CPR maneuvers, according to American Heart Association guidelines, all without the need for of using different electrode patches or pads.
Defibrillator for use in infants and children
The HeartStart FRx features a unique key for newborns / infants that allows you to use the same pads for adults and children. Simply insert the key into the FRx. The defibrillator automatically adjusts the discharge force and adapts the life orientation to provide the location of the pad and CPR instructions suitable for children - all without the need to use different pads.
A low-maintenance defibrillator always ready when you need it
The HeartStart FRx defibrillator comes practically ready for rescue, everything is connected and in the right place. Simply activate the green tab to start the self-diagnosis confirming that it is ready for use. Once started, the FRx defibrillator is easy to maintain. It performs more than 85 self-diagnostic tests periodically and can operate four years between battery replacements.
Detailed defibrillation guidance so you know what to do
The FRx tells you exactly what to do. To administer a discharge, place the pads on the bare skin as shown in the placement diagram. The DEA determines if a download is needed and, if so, tells you to press the orange download button. The voice commands are repeated and reformulated if you need additional help. The blinking icons and a reference guide help if you are in a noisy environment.
Complete CPR assistance for untrained rescuers
If you need help with CPR, the life orientation gives you instructions and auditory cues to tell you how to do it. It guides you through the proper number, pace and depth of chest compressions, and how to perform rescue breaths. If the newborn / child key is inserted, the CPR instructions change to the appropriate ones for children.
Defibrillator with call reminder to 112 emergency medical services to save time
The FRx defibrillator guides you through every step of a rescue, even reminding you to call emergency medical services (EMS). Once the EMS arrives, the transfer is easy and fast because the FRx pads are compatible with most EMS equipment. EMS staff can connect their own defibrillator to pads previously located on the patient, saving valuable time.